Timecapsule Timeline

Calendar Months

   "Most newspaper article events happen anywhere from days, to months, to years before they reach publication. Consequently, most newspaper articles (on this timeline) are preceded by the date of the newspaper in which they appear." [E.M.]    *Color Code

May 2014

2014 - Astronomic Configuration - May 1st, 2014: "Sun [10 Taurus], Moon [4 Gemini], Mercury [16 Taurus], Venus [27 Pisces], Mars [11 Libra R.], Jupiter [15 Cancer], Saturn [20 Scorpio R.], Uranus [14 Aries], Neptune [7 Pisces], Pluto [13 Capricorn R.], Chiron [16 Pisces]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201405.html]

2014 - U.S. National Debt - May 2nd, 2014: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 02 May 2014 at 01:41:22 PM GMT is: $17,512,570,572,701.91. The estimated population of the United States is 318,138,866 so each citizen's share of this debt is $55,046.94. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.50 billion per day since September 30, 2012! Concerned? Then tell Congress and the White House!

[Based  on: http://www.brillig.com/debt_clock/] - [T.D. - 05/01/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.6 - 201km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia (BETA) 2014-05-01 06:36:35 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000q66s#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 1st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,580.84; Change: 45.47 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,883.95; Change: 5.62 (0.3 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Afghans may face new enemy - May 1st, 2014: "Afghans may face new enemy / Corruption, not Taliban, is top threat to nation's future, U.S. general warns." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Tankers carrying oil derail in Virginia - May 1st, 2014: "Tankers carrying oil derail in Virginia [04/30/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Explosion rocks Chinese site near Xi visit - May 1st, 2014: "Explosion rocks Chinese site [Xinjiang] near Xi visit [04/30/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Hundreds rescued from Gulf Coast flooding - May 1st, 2014: "Hundreds rescued from Gulf Coast flooding / Nearly two feet of rain falls on Florida Panhandle, Alabama coast in 24 hours." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Attack on Syrian school kills 19, activists say - May 1st, 2014: "Attack on Syrian school [Aleppo] kills 19, activists say [04/30/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Senate Republicans block minimum wage boost - May 1st, 2014: "Senate Republicans block minimum wage boost ['six votes short of the 60 needed ... 54-42 vote'] " [Based on: Title (and text) for McCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Report says U.S. lost $11.2 billion on GM bailout - May 1st, 2014: "Report says U.S. lost $11.2 billion on GM bailout / $438.4 billion recovered in TARP." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Concern over landfill spurs baseball tourney to move - May 1st, 2014: "[...] A spike in gamma radiation was found in one soil sample collected last week from a drainage ditch in a parking lot at the Bridgeton [St. Louis County, Missouri] athletic complex, which sits less than a mile from the landfill. Tests were not conducted on the soil from the ball fields. [....]" [Based on: Article (Concern over landfill spurs baseball tourney to move), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 05/01/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 70km SSE of Namlea, Indonesia (BETA) 2014-05-02 08:43:37 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000q6wt#scientific

2014 - Amesbury in Wiltshire confirmed as oldest UK settlement - "A Wiltshire town has been confirmed as the longest continuous settlement in the United Kingdom. [N.P.] Amesbury, including Stonehenge, has been continually occupied since 8820BC, experts have found. [... .]"

[Based on: bbc.com article (Amesbury in Wiltshire confirmed as oldest UK settlement), May 1st, 2014]

*Link: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-wiltshire-27238503

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 2nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,558.87; Change: - 21.97 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,883.68; Change: - 0.27 (flat). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - Bomb kills at least 12 in Nigeria - May 2nd, 2014: "Bomb [Abuja] kills at least 12 in Nigeria [05/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - Barrel bomb kills dozens in Syria - May 2nd, 2014: "Barrel bomb [Aleppo] kills dozens in Syria [05/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - Afghan suicide bombing kills at least 12 - May 2nd, 2014: "Afghan suicide bombing ['suicide car bomber ... Panjshir']  kills at least 12 [05/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - May Day clashes injure dozens in Turkey - May 2nd, 2014: "May Day clashes injure dozens in Turkey [05/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - Murray Energy sues U.S. over new coal dust rules - May 2nd, 2014: "Murray Energy sues U.S. over new coal dust rules / Company argues the new standard is virtually unachievable with current technology." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B5, S.L.P.D., 05/02/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 3rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,512.89; Change: - 45.98 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,881.14; Change: - 2.54 (- 0.1). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - France suspends U.S. pig imports - May 3rd, 2014: "France suspends U.S. pig imports" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - Gunmen attack Libyan site in Benghazi - May 3rd, 2014: "Gunmen attack Libyan site in Benghazi [05/02/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - Landslide in Afghanistan kills hundreds - May 3rd, 2014: "Landslide in Afghanistan ['triggered by heavy rain' - 05/02/14] kills hundreds [at least 250 as of 05/05/14] / More than 2,000 people are missing; governor appeals for shovels." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - CDC confirms first case of MERS virus in U.S. - May 3rd, 2014: "CDC confirms first case of MERS [Middle East respiratory syndrome] virus in U.S. [05/02/14] / American hospitalized after return from Saudi Arabia." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - Dozens are killed in Odessa as violence spreads - May 3rd, 2014: "Dozens are killed in Odessa ['Ukraine launched an offensive Friday against separatist forces'] as violence spreads [05/02/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

*Trivia: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tVelO21F9w

2014 - BUDDHIST FUNDAMENTALISM IS GAINING GROUND IN ASIA - May 3rd, 2014: "BUDDHIST FUNDAMENTALISM IS GAING GROUND IN ASIA / Three countries [Sri Lanka, Myanmar & Thailand] grapple with surge in religious nationalism." [Based on: Title (and text) for Religion News Service article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/03/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.6 - South of the Fiji Islands (BETA) 2014-05-04 09:15:53 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000q98a#scientific

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - South of the Fiji Islands (BETA) 2014-05-04 09:25:14 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000q98e#scientific

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 23km ESE of Ito, Japan (BETA) 2014-05-04 20:18:24 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000q9sv#scientific

2014 - Slovenia's prime minister resigns - May 4th, 2014: "Slovenia's prime minister resigns" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/04/14]

2014 - Insurgents free European captives - May 4th, 2014: "Insurgents free European captives [05/03/14] / Military observers were held for more than a week by pro-Russia separatists in Ukraine." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/04/14]

2014 - Experiment grows new muscle in injured legs - May 4th, 2014: "Experiment grows new muscle in injured legs / Implant, exercise coax stem cells to area to start regeneration" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 05/04/14]

2014 - Yemeni al-Qaida commander dies of wounds from attack - May 4th, 2014: "Yemeni al-Qaida commander dies [05/03/14] of wounds from attack" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/04/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 9km S of Mae Lao, Thailand (BETA) 2014-05-05 11:08:43 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qack#scientific

2014 - New violence in Yemen kills 10 - May 5th, 2014: "New violence in Yemen kills 10 [05/04/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/05/14]

2014 - Circus acrobats fall during stunt - May 5th, 2014: "Circus acrobats fall during stunt [Providence, R.I.] / 9 Ringling Bros. performers are hurt during hair-hanging act [05/04/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/05/14]

2014 - Bombs on buses in Kenya kill at least 3 - May 5th, 2014: "Bombs on buses in Kenya kill at least 3  ['authorities said Sunday']." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/05/14]

2014 - Mob in Ukraine storms police headquarters - May 5th, 2014: "Mob in Ukraine storms police headquarters [05/04/14] / 67 pro-Russian activists are freed as Friday's fatal clashes spark more violence." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/05/14]

2014 - Air show pilot killed in crash in California - May 5th, 2014: "Air show pilot killed in crash in California [05/04/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/05/14]

2014 - Islamic militant attack in Nigeria kills hundreds - May 5th, 2014: "Islamic militant attack in Nigeria kills hundreds [05/05/14] / Members of Boko Haram open fire on marketplace, rampage through town [Gamboru]." [Based on: Title (and text) for Staff & Wire Reports article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - West Chile Rise (BETA) 2014-05-06 20:52:26 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qcg4#scientific

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 96km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (BETA) 2014-05-07 04:20:33 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qcqe#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 6th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,530.55; Change: 17.66 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,884.66; Change: 3.52 (0.2). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Soft drink firms to drop ingredient - May 6th, 2014: "Soft drink firms [Coca-Cola, and PepsiCo] to drop ingredient ['brominated vegetable oil ... the ingredient has been patented as a flame retardent']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Dozens killd in C. African Republic town - May 6th, 2014: "Dozens killd in C. African Republic town [Mala]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Group threatens to 'sell' kidnapped girls - May 6th, 2014: "Group threatens to 'sell' kidnapped girls / More than 300 were abducted by Nigerian extremists." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Spread of polio now a world health emergency - May 6th, 2014: "Spread of polio now a world health emergency / But critics question effect of declaration." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - At U.N., Vatican sex abuse compared to torture - May 6th, 2014: "At U.N., Vatican sex abuse compared to torture" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Unusual side effect is reported in fracking boom - May 6th, 2014: "Unusual side effect is reported in fracking boom ['... many streets and highways are choked with large trucks and heavy drilling equipment.'] / Traffic deaths are up sharply in some areas." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - Final U.S. climate report will present dire picture - May 6th, 2014: "Final U.S. climate report will present dire picture / Today's release will detail how global warming is hurting U.S. right now." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/06/14]

2014 - GM recalls Saturns - May 7th, 2014: "GM recalls Saturns ['... Aura cars because the automatic transmission shift levers can show the wrong gear.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 7th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,401.02; Change: - 129.53 (- 0.8 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,867.72; Change: - 16.94 (- 0.9). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Office Depot to close 400 stores - May 7th, 2014: "Office Depot to close 400 stores [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - FBI agent is being held in Pakistan - May 7th, 2014: "FBI agent is being held in Pakistan" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - 848 priests defrocked since 2004 - May 7th, 2014: "848 priests defrocked since 2004, Vatican says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - 14 cases of chikungunya virus in Haiti - May 7th, 2014: "14 cases of chikungunya virus in Haiti" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Tensions rise between Vietnam, China - May 7th, 2014: "Tensions rise between Vietnam, China ['... South China Sea ... if Beijing does not remove a large oil rig ... .']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - EPA inquiries reportedly blocked by political staff - May 7th, 2014: "EPA inquiries reportedly blocked by political staff" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Bayer to buy Merck consumer business for $14.2 billion - May 7th, 2014: "Bayer to buy Merck consumer business for $14.2 billion" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Genetic makeup may affect a person's risk of concussion - May 7th, 2014: "Genetic makeup may affect a person's risk of concussion ['The genes that scientists are looking at may also be related to the development of Alzheimer's disease.']" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/07/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.4 - 15km N of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico (BETA) 2014-05-08 17:00:17 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qea2#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 8th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,518.54; Change: 117.52 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,878.21; Change: 10.49 (0.6). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Thai court ousts prime minister - May 8th, 2014: "Thai court ousts prime minister [05/07/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Feds issue emergency order on crude oil trains - May 8th, 2014: "Feds issue emergency order on crude oil trains ['... requiring railroads to inform ... about the movement of large shipments of crude oil through their states']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Staff & Wire Reports article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Global birth rate down due to financial crisis - May 8th, 2014: "Global birth rate down due to financial crisis / Six years later, economies struggle to regain momentum." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - White House can't wait on climate regulations - May 8th, 2014: "White House can't wait on climate regulations / Party fears backlash." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Syrian rebels surrender strongholds in Homs - May 8th, 2014: "Syrian rebels surrender strongholds in Homs [05/07/14] / Abandonment of 'the capital of the revolution' is a victory for Assad." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - EPA agrees to test soil at complex in Bridgeton - May 8th, 2014: "EPA agrees to test soil at complex in Bridgeton [St. Louis County, Missouri] / Tests by residents showed elevated levels of uranium." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - House GOP moves toward investigation about Benghazi - May 8th, 2014: "House GOP moves toward investigation about Benghazi" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - China clashes with Philippines, Vietnam in South China Sea - May 8th, 2014: "China clashes with Philippines, Vietnam in South China Sea [China deployed an oil rig on May 1st.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - DEA leads raids across U.S. targeting synthetic drug manufacturers, sellers - May 8th, 2014: "DEA leads raids across U.S. targeting synthetic drug manufacturers, sellers / Crackdown hits at least 25 states, with more than 150 arrests." [Based on: Titlefor A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/08/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 9th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,550.97; Change: 32.43 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,875.63; Change: - 2.58 (- 0.1). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - Pakistan frees FBI agent - May 9th, 2014: "Pakistan frees FBI agent" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - House will look into Benghazi - May 9th, 2014: "House will look into Benghazi" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - CIA's Afghan pullback worries military - May 9th, 2014: "CIA's Afghan pullback worries military / Intelligence agency and NSA want to close satellite posts and shift personnel to Kabul." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - House to subpoena records of VA hospital - May 9th, 2014: "House to subpoena records of VA hospital [U.S.A.] / Secretary Shinseki rejects calls to resign over waiting list." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - Lee Enterprises posts $1.5M profit for fiscal 2Q - May 9th, 2014: "Lee Enterprises posts $1.5M profit for fiscal 2Q" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - Vermont law requires labeling of GMO foods - May 9th, 2014: "Vermont law ['takes effect in mid-2016'] requires labeling of GMO foods ['Maine and Connecticut have previously passed laws requiring labels on GMO foods, but their laws don't take effect unless neighboring states follow suit.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

*Links: http://www.foodfightfundvt.org/

2014 - Syrian rebels bomb historic hotel housing soldiers - May 9th, 2014: "Syrian rebels bomb historic hotel housing soldiers [05/08/14] / Attackers dug tunnels beneath the structure; undetermined number of troops are killed." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - China's economy may already be world's largest, according to World Bank data - May 9th, 2014: "WE'RE [U.S.A.] NO. 1 - OR 2 / China's economy may already be world's largest, according to World Bank data." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/09/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 10th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,583.34; Change: 32.37 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,878.48; Change: 2.85 (0.2). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 14km WSW of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico (BETA) 2014-05-10 07:36:01 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qgt2#summary

2014 - Putin hails 'return' of Crimea - May 10th, 2014: "Putin hails 'return' of Crimea; fighting kills 7" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Big loss for U.S. Postal Service - May 10th, 2014: "Big loss for U.S. Postal Service ['... reported a $1.9 billion loss for the first three months of this year']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Opposition party wins in Indonesia - May 10th, 2014: "Opposition party [Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle] wins in Indonesia" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - China puts up new barriers at Tiananmen - May 10th, 2014: "China puts up new barriers at Tiananmen ['In time for the 25th anniversary ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Ford recalls Escapes, C-Max vehicles - May 10th, 2014: "Ford recalls Escapes, C-Max vehicles ['from the 2013 and 2014 model years']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - U.S. corn yields to offset lesser acreage - May 10th, 2014: "U.S. corn yields to offset lesser acreage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Sarajevo reopens library destroyed in war - May 10th, 2014: "Sarajevo reopens library [National Library building] destroyed in war" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - It's time to pay attention to climate change - May 10th, 2014: "[...] Across the scientific spectrum there is near universal agreement that human activity had an impact on climate change. According to the report ['This week's ... National Climate Assessment report'] , the average temperature in the United States has been increasing steadily since 1895, with most of this change occurring since 1970. [... .]" [Based on: Article (It's time to pay attention to climate change / We should 'honor our role as faithful stewards' of the creation.) by Rev. Christopher Keating, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

*Links: http://nca2014.globalchange.gov/report

2014 - Arkansas judge strikes down ban on gay marriage - May 10th, 2014: "Arkansas judge strikes down ban on gay marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Bridgeton ball fields to remain open during radiation testing - May 10th, 2014: "[...] The complex [St. Louis County, Missouri] will remain open as the fields, play areas and concession stands are tested for radiation starting May 19. Results should be available one to two months after that, Brooks [Karl Brooks, an administrator at the Environmental Protection Agency] said. [... .]" [Based on: Article (Bridgeton ball fields to remain open during radiation testing / Testing organized by residents found elevated levels of uranium in some soil samples at the athletic complex.), p. A2, S.L.P.D., 05/10/14]

2014 - Yemen kills 7 militants - May 11th, 2014: "Yemen kills 7 militants" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 05/11/14]

2014 - Snowstorm hits Colorado, Wyo. - May 11th, 2014: "Snowstorm hits Colorado, Wyo. [05/11/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/12/14]

2014 - China plans undersea train to Alaska - May 11th, 2014: "China plans undersea train to Alaska / Few details are released, leaving some skeptical of plan." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 05/11/14]

2014 - 19 people die in series of bombings in Iraq - May 11th, 2014: "19 people die in series of bombings in Iraq [05/10/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 05/11/14]

2014 - Acid erosion damages tiny Pacific creatures - May 11th, 2014: "Acid erosion damages tiny Pacific creatures / Ocean experts wonder how CO2 pollution will affect food chain across the world." [Based on: Title for Seattle Times article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/11/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - Southern East Pacific Rise (BETA) 2014-05-12 18:38:36 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qjhh#summary

2014 - Gunmen storm Iraqi barracks, killing 20 - May 12th, 2014: "Gunmen storm Iraqi barracks, killing 20 [05/10/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/12/14]

2014 - Amid war, Syria opens presidential campaign - May 12th, 2014: "Amid war, Syria opens presidential campaign / Assad is seen as shoo-in for June vote that critics call sham, officials tout as solution." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/12/14]

2014 - Nigerian teen escaped captors, now lives in fear - May 12th, 2014: "Nigerian teen escaped captors, now lives in fear / Young woman, 19, fled Islamic extremists after kidnapping 'too terrifying for words.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/12/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 110km SE of Punta de Burica, Panama (BETA) 2014-05-13 06:35:24 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qk64#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 13th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,695.47; Change: 112.13 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,896.65; Change: 18.17 (1.0). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - 10 killed in Baghdad - May 13th, 2014: "10 killed in Baghdad [05/12/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Joint Benghazi panel blocked - May 13th, 2014: "Joint Benghazi panel blocked" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Taliban kill 13 in Afghanistan - May 13th, 2014: "Taliban kill 13 in Afghanistan [05/12/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Boats from China, Vietnam clash - May 13th, 2014: "Boats from China, Vietnam clash ['blasted each other with water cannons' - 05/12/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Philippines charges Chinese fishermen - May 13th, 2014: "Philippines charges [05/12/14] Chinese fishermen 'with poaching of ... sea turtles']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - East Ukraine separatists turn to Russia - May 13th, 2014: "East Ukraine separatists turn to Russia [05/12/14] / Kremlin stops short of recognizing secession vote." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Clay Aiken's primary opponent dies in fall - May 13th, 2014: "Clay Aiken's primary opponent [Keith Crisco] dies in fall [05/12/14]" [Based on: Title for The Raleigh News & Observer article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - N.Y. airport contract workers join union - May 13th, 2014: "N.Y. airport contract workers ['about 4,000'] join union" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/13/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 103km SSE of Ifalik, Micronesia (BETA) 2014-05-14 20:56:13 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qn2z#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 14th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,715.44; Change: 19.97 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,897.45; Change: 0.80 (flat). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/14/14]

2014 - U.S. starts surveillance flights in Nigeria - May 14th, 2014: "U.S. starts surveillance flights in Nigeria [05/13/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/14/14]

2014 - Ex-Israeli prime minister gets 6-year term - May 14th, 2014: "Ex-Israeli prime minister [Ehud Olmert] gets 6-year term ['six years in prison']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/14/14]

2014 - European court ruling targets search results - May 14th, 2014: "European court ruling targets search results ['when their names are Googled.'] / People will be allowed to remove some information." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/14/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.3 - 106km SSE of Ifalik, Micronesia (BETA) 2014-05-15 08:16:34 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qngw#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.3 - 51km WSW of Alim, Philippines (BETA) 2014-05-15 10:16:42 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qniy#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 15th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,613.97; Change: - 101.47 (- 0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,888.53; Change: - 8.92 (- 0.5). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Fast food workers plan new protest - May 15th, 2014: "Fast food workers plan new protest / Organizers want $15 hourly wage plus benefits, set schedules." [Based on: Title for Staff & Wire Reports article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Wildfire burns in San Diego County - May 15th, 2014: "Wildfire burns in San Diego County [California]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Arkansas counties stop same-sex marriage - May 15th, 2014: "Arkansas counties stop same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Anti-China protests grow violent in Vietnam - May 15th, 2014: "Anti-China protests grow violent in Vietnam [05/13/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Sept. 11 museaum is called monument to unity - May 15th, 2014: "Sept. 11 museaum [dedicated today] is called monument to unity" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Customers say utilities skirted solar rebate law - May 15th, 2014: "Customers say utilities skirted solar rebate law / Solar energy industry says Ameren [Ameren Missouri] arbitrarily set a cap for rebates to people who put in systems." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/15/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 16th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,446.81; Change: - 167.16 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,870.85; Change: - 17.68 (- 0.9). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Attacks in Iraq kill 29 - May 16th, 2014: "Attacks in Iraq kill 29 [05/15/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Syrian blast kills dozens - May 16th, 2014: "Syrian blast kills dozens [05/15/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - 10,000 gallons of oil spill in LA - May 16th, 2014: "10,000 gallons of oil spill in LA [05/15/14] / Valve on high-pressure pipeline fails in an industrial area of the city." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Vietnam riots leave 1 dead, 141 injured - May 16th, 2014: "Vietnam riots leave 1 dead, 141 injured / Rioters storm steel mill and attack Chinese employees." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - GM recalls an additional 2.7 million vehicles - May 16th, 2014: "GM recalls an additional 2.7 million vehicles" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Aid workers freed after months of captivity in Syria - May 16th, 2014: "Aid workers freed after months of captivity in Syria" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Brazillian police clash with World Cup protestors - May 16th, 2014: "Brazillian police clash with World Cup protestors [05/15/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Sudan sentences woman to death over Christianity - May 16th, 2014: "Sudan sentences woman to death over Christianity" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 05/16/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - Off the west coast of northern Sumatra (BETA) 2014-05-18 01:02:32 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qt4l#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 17th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,491.31; Change: 44.50 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,877.86; Change: 7.01 (0.4 %). [Based on: p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - India's opposition wins in landslide - May 17th, 2014: "India's opposition wins in landslide / Voters toss old guard [Congress party] in hopes of stronger economy and more jobs." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - Top VA health official resigns under fire - May 17th, 2014: "Top VA health official ['Robert Petzel, the department undersecretary for health care'] resigns under fire / Departure announced day after bruising hearing of Senate Veterans Affairs Committee." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - Arkansas court suspends gay marriage ruling - May 17th, 2014: "Arkansas court suspends gay marriage ruling [05/16/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - Rubio turns cold eye on fixes to limit global warming in U.S. - May 17th, 2014: "Rubio turns cold eye on fixes to limit global warming in U.S. / Potential GOP presidential candidate says measures would hurt economy." [Based on: Title for Miami Herald article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - GM hit with record $35 million fine for slow response to safety defect - May 17th, 2014: "GM hit with record $35 million fine for slow response to safety defect" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/17/14]

2014 - Plane crash kills Laotian officials - May 18th, 2014: "Plane crash kills Laotian officials [05/17/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Yemen retakes al-Qaida stronghold - May 18th, 2014: "Yemen retakes al-Qaida stronghold" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Giant West Antarctic ice sheet melting away - May 18th, 2014: "Giant West Antarctic ice sheet melting away / Unstoppable event could raise sea levels 12 feet or more over hundreds of years, scientists say." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Utah Supreme Court halts same-sex adoptions - May 18th, 2014: "Utah Supreme Court halts same-sex adoptions" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Dozens in Balkans die, thousands flee in record flooding - May 18th, 2014: "Dozens in Balkans die [at least 25], thousands flee in record flooding [05/17/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Oregon farmers are fighting genetically modified foods - May 18th, 2014: "Oregon farmers are fighting genetically modified foods / Voters consider ban on plants that could cross-pollinate, ruin organic crops." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/18/14]

2014 - Attacks kill 14 in Iraq - May 19th, 2014: "Attacks kill 14 in Iraq [05/18/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - ISS cargo ship returns - May 19th, 2014: "ISS cargo ship returns ['... Sunday, bringing back nearly 2 tons of science experiments and old equipment for NASA.']." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Flooding in Bosnia triggers landslides - May 19th, 2014: "[...] Three months worth of rain fell on the region in three days, producing the worst floods since rainfall measurements began 120 years ago. At least two dozen people have died, with more casualties expected. [N.P.] The rain caused an estimated 2,100 landslides that covered roads, homes and whole villages throughout hilly Bosnia. Another 1,000 landslides were reported in Serbia. [...] The floods and landslides raised fears about the estimated 1 million land mines planted during Bosnia's 1992-95 war. Nearly 120,000 of the unexpected devices remain in more than 9,400 carefully marked minefields. But the weather toppled warning signs and, in many cases, disloged the mines themselves." [Based on: A.P. article (Flooding in Bosnia triggers landslides / Two dozen dead; unexpected mines from 1990s war become a new threat.), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Fungus raising prices for high-end coffee - May 19th, 2014: "Fungus [coffee rust] raising prices for high-end coffee / U.S. tries to help Central American farmers." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Rebels in Mali declare war on leaders - May 19th, 2014: "Rebels in Mali declare war on leaders ['over the weekend']." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Syrian military official killed in clashes - May 19th, 2014: "Syrian military official ['the head of Syria's air defenses'] killed in clashes." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - AT&T agrees to deal to buy rival DirecTV - May 19th, 2014: "AT&T agrees to deal to buy rival DirecTV / Deal could face tough scrutiny from antitrust regulators." [Based on: Title for NEWS SERVICES article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Bill to curb NSA spying may not change system - May 19th, 2014: "Bill to curb NSA spying may not change system / Whistleblower, a former NSA official, calls it 'faux reform.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Vietnam clamps down on anti-China protests - May 19th, 2014: "Vietnam clamps down on anti-China protests [05/18/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Renegade Libyan general says parliament suspended - May 19th, 2014: "Renegade Libyan general says parliament suspended / He says action is not a coup; interim government assails attack." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/19/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 20th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,511.86; Change: 20.55 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,885.08; Change: 7.22 (0.4 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Thailand declares martial law - May 20th, 2014: "Thailand declares martial law" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Death toll in Syrian war tops 160,000 - May 20th, 2014: "Death toll in Syrian war tops 160,000 / More than 6.5 million have been uprooted in three-year conflict that rages on." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Credit Suisse charged in tax evasion case - May 20th, 2014: "Credit Suisse charged in tax evasion case / Settlement, penalty resolve lengthy criminal investigation." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Rival Libyan militias mobilize for showdown - May 20th, 2014: "Rival Libyan militias mobilize for showdown / Loyalists of renegade general stormed parliament on Sunday." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Judge strikes down Oregon gay marriage ban - May 20th, 2014: "Judge strikes down Oregon gay marriage ban [05/19/14]" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - U.S. charges 5 Chinese officials with cyberspying - May 20th, 2014: "U.S. charges [05/19/14] 5 Chinese officials with cyberspying / China calls accusations 'ungrounded,' 'absurd.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Putin orders troops near Ukraine to return home - May 20th, 2014: "Putin orders troops near Ukraine to return home / Move might suggest that Russian leader seeks to ease tension with West." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Sophisticated malware infected half-million computers, FBI says - May 20th, 2014: "Sophisticated malware infected half-million computers, FBI says / Authorities arrest 97 in 16 nations in BlackShades case." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Sprint to pay $7.5 million over failure to comply with do-not-call requests - May 20th, 2014: "Sprint to pay $7.5 million over failure to comply with do-not-call requests" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/20/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 276km SE of Konarka, India (BETA) 2014-05-21 16:21:54 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000qy82#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 21st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,374.31; Change: - 137.55 (- 0.8 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,872.83; Change: - 12.25 (- 0.6 %). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Woman admits anthrax threats - May 21st, 2014: "Woman [Kathryn Cohen] admits anthrax threats" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Microsoft unveils bigger tablet - May 21st, 2014: "Microsoft unveils bigger tablet [Surface Pro3]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Blasts in Nigeria kill more than 100 - May 21st, 2014: "Blasts in Nigeria kill more than 100 [05/20/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Pasteur Institute loses SARS samples - May 21st, 2014: "Pasteur Institute loses SARS samples ['... lost more than 2,000 test tubes containing the SARS respiratory virus.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - GM recalls 2.4 million more vehicles - May 21st, 2014: "GM recalls 2.4 million more vehicles - and sets a record" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Justice Department to reveal drone memo - May 21st, 2014: "Justice Department to reveal drone memo / Legal justification for fatal strikes on citizens [U.S. citizens overseas] figures into confirmation vote." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Many still 'underwater' on their homes / U.S.A. - May 21st, 2014: "Many still 'underwater' on their homes ['Nearly 10 million Americans remain financially trapped in homes worth less than their mortgage debts']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Judge scraps Pennsylvania's same-sex marriage ban - May 21st, 2014: "Judge scraps Pennsylvania's same-sex marriage ban" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Fears of illness spur Petco to pull treats made in China - May 21st, 2014: "Fears of illness spur Petco to pull treats made in China" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Balkan flood survivors face risk from thousands of dead animals - May 21st, 2014: "Balkan flood survivors face risk from thousands of dead animals" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 05/21/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 22nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,533.06; Change: 158.75 (1.0 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,888.03; Change: 15.20 (0.8 %). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - County in Oregon bans GMO - May 22nd, 2014: "County in Oregon [Jackson County] bans GMO" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - PetSmart to end Chinese treats - May 22nd, 2014: "PetSmart to end Chinese treats ['cat treats']" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Petitions target coal ash landfill - May 22nd, 2014: "Petitions target coal ash landfill / Ameren Missouri nears final approval for its Labadie coal ash landfill." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Egypt's Mubarak convicted of graft - May 22nd, 2014: "Egypt's Mubarak convicted [05/21/14] of graft ['embezzlement']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - EBay asks its users to change passwords - May 22nd, 2014: "EBay asks its users to change passwords / Cyberattack compromised database; no evidence of unauthorized activity." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Senate advances judicial nominee in drone case - May 22nd, 2014: "Senate advances judicial nominee [David Barron] in drone case" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - 80 U.S. troops join search for Nigerian girls - May 22nd, 2014: "80 U.S. troops join search for Nigerian girls / New Boko Haram attacks kill 48 as nations help with drone reconnaissance missions." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - GM adds 218,000 subcompacts to recall list - May 22nd, 2014: "GM adds 218,000 subcompacts to recall list" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Judge orders U.S. to give up videotapes at Guantanamo - May 22nd, 2014: "Judge orders U.S. to give up videotapes at Guantanamo" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - China signs 30-year, $400 billion deal for Russian natural gas - May 22nd, 2014: "China signs 30-year, $400 billion deal for Russian natural gas / Agreement eases Russia's reliance on European market." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Many doctors are prescribing antibiotics in error, study says - May 22nd, 2014: "Many doctors [U.S.A.] are prescribing antibiotics in error, study says / Therapy for acute bronchitis called useless." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 05/22/14]

2014 - Toyota recalls - May 23rd, 2014: "Toyota recalls [sedans and minivans for brake pedal problems]" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 23rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,543.08; Change: 10.02 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,892.49; Change: 4.46 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Syrian troops break seige - May 23rd, 2014: "Syrian troops [05/22/14] break seige [Aleppo]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - House passes curbs on NSA - May 23rd, 2014: "House passes curbs on NSA [05/22/14], but some say it's not enough" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Mexicans clash over scarce water - May 23rd, 2014: "Mexicans clash over scarce water ['Mexico City's western outskirts']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - North, South Koreans exchange fire - May 23rd, 2014: "North, South Koreans [05/22/14] exchange fire ['near their disputed maritime border']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - U.N.: Boko Haram is tied to al-Qaida - May 23rd, 2014: "U.N.: Boko Haram is tied to al-Qaida / World body backs Nigeria's plea for sanctions on Islamist terrorist group." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Tennessee governor OKs electric chair - May 23rd, 2014: "Tennessee governor OKs electric chair" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Ecuador OK's drilling in Amazon reserve - May 23rd, 2014: "Ecuador OK's drilling [oil drilling] in Amazon reserve [Yasuni reserve]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Legal moves expand for same-sex marriage / U.S.A. - May 23rd, 2014: "Legal moves expand for same-sex marriage [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Islamist-led militias deploy in Libya's capital - May 23rd, 2014: "Islamist-led militias deploy in Libya's capital / They aim to confront forces of renegade general who moved against government." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Thailand's army seizes power in bloodless coup - May 23rd, 2014: "Thailand's army seizes power in bloodless coup [05/22/14] / Ouster of elected government is second in eight years." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Senate approves $12.3 billion for nation's water projects - May 23rd, 2014: "Senate approves $12.3 billion for nation's water projects / Spending is about half that called for in previous bill." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/23/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - 22km SSW of Kamariotissa, Greece (BETA) 2014-05-24 09:25:02 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000r2hc#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 24th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,606.27; Change: 63.19 2 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,900.53; Change: 8.04 (0.4 %). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - GM recalls 500 pickups, SUVs - May 24th, 2014: "GM recalls 500 pickups, SUVs ['to fix faulty air bag controls']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - U.S. halts military aid to Thailand - May 24th, 2014: "U.S. halts military aid to Thailand / State Department cautions Americans to reconsider nonessential travel after coup." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - Yemen says it killed al-Qaida leader - May 24th, 2014: "Yemen says it killed al-Qaida leader" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - China blames Uighur separatists in attack at market - May 24th, 2014: "China blames Uighur separatists in attack at market [05/22/14] / Bombs tossed at shoppers kill dozens; ethnic Chinese cite growing fear in daily life." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - Syrian rebels unleash deadly strike at rally for Assad - May 24th, 2014: "Syrian rebels unleash deadly strike at rally for Assad" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - Suzuki recalls GM-made small cars for fire problems - May 24th, 2014: "Suzuki recalls GM-made small cars for fire problems" [Based on: DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/24/14]

2014 - Portland, Ore., boil order lifted - May 25th, 2014: "Portland, Ore., boil order lifted ['Tests had discovered the presence of E. coli bacterium in the city water supply']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/25/14]

2014 - Bacteria spurs firm ... to recall walnuts - May 25th, 2014: "Bacteria [Listeria] spurs firm here [St. Louis, Mo.] to recall walnuts / Some were packaged in 10-ounce trays  and were sold at Schnucks." [Based on: Title for article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 05/25/14]

2014 - Man kills 6 in rampage near university - May 25th, 2014: "Man kills 6 in rampage near university [05/25/14] / Police say attack was foretold on YouTube; family believes killer was Hollywood director's son." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/25/14]

2014 - 3 killed in attack at Jewish Museum in Brussels - May 25th, 2014: "3 killed in attack at Jewish Museum in Brussels [05/24/14] / Another person was hurt in shooting; one suspect is detained." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 05/25/14]

2014 - Arizona blaze grows as fires are set to rob it of fuels - May 25th, 2014: "Arizona blaze grows as fires are set to rob it of fuels / Weather conditions for Flagstaff area over next several days look favorable, with increased humidity, chance of rain." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 05/25/14]

2014 - U.S. will maintain Afghan presence - May 26th, 2014: "U.S. will maintain Afghan presence / Obama, in surprise visit to troops, says a limited role is likely after combat ends." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/26/14]

2014 - Candy tycoon claims win in Ukraine - May 26th, 2014: "Candy tycoon [Petro Poroshenko] claims win in Ukraine / rebels smash ballot boxes in eastern region of troubled country." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/26/14]

2014 - Far-right, anti-EU parties gain in legislative elections - May 26th, 2014: "Far-right, anti-EU parties gain in legislative elections" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 05/26/14]

2014 - Despite threats, Libyan parliament votes in Islamist-backed Cabinet - May 26th, 2014: "Despite threats, Libyan parliament votes in Islamist-backed Cabinet" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/26/14]

2014 - Gunmen kill U.S. doctor in Pakistan - May 27th, 2014: "Gunmen kill U.S. doctor in Pakistan [05/26/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - 3 men missing in Colorado mudslide - May 27th, 2014: "3 men missing in Colorado mudslide" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - Gunmen gatally shoot editor in Benghazi - May 27th, 2014: "Gunmen gatally shoot editor in Benghazi [05/26/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - Europe's order to mute Google angers U.S. - May 27th, 2014: "Europe's order to mute Google angers U.S. / 'Right' to have name forgotten is cheered in Brussels, not here [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - Ukraine launches airstrike on pro-Moscow rebels - May 27th, 2014: "Ukraine launches airstrike on pro-Moscow rebels / New leader sends troops to retake airport, vows talks with Russia." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - Resistance is futile, Thai coup leader warns citizens - May 27th, 2014: "Resistance is futile, Thai coup leader warns citizens / General defends takeover, says criticism, protests would be no use." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - ABDUCTED NIGERIAN GIRLS FOUND, BUT NOT FREED - May 27th, 2014: "ABDUCTED NIGERIAN GIRLS FOUND, BUT NOT FREED / Nigerian defense chief says using force in rescue attempt would risk their death." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - White House mistakenly reveals CIA official's name - May 27th, 2014: "White House mistakenly reveals CIA official's name ['top official in Afghanistan']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/27/14]

2014 - OBAMA TARGETS 2016 TO PULL OUT TROOPS - May 28th, 2014: "OBAMA TARGETS 2016 TO PULL OUT TROOPS [Afghanistan] / Move will end longest U.S. military engagement, protect gains." [Based on: Titlefor A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 28th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,675.50; Change: 69.23 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,911.91; Change: 11.38 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Dozens killed in Nigeria - May 28th, 2014: "Dozens killed in Nigeria [05/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Philadelphia newspaper auctioned - May 28th, 2014: "Philadelphia newspaper [Philadelphia Inquirer] auctioned" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

*Trivia: "Katz [Lewis Katz] among 7 killed in plane crash [05/31/14] / He had just secured deal for embattled Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Michigan raising minimum wage - May 28th, 2014: "Michigan raising minimum wage ['... by 25 percent gradually over over the next four years to $9.25 an hour']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death - May 28th, 2014: "Pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death [05/27/14 - 'for marrying the man she loved']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Median CEO pay crosses $10 million in 2013 - May 28th, 2014: "Median CEO pay crosses $10 million in 2013 / A chief executive now makes about 257 times the average worker's salary, up sharply from 181 times in 2009." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Chinese vessel sinks Vietnamese fishing boat - May 28th, 2014: "Chinese vessel sinks Vietnamese fishing boat [05/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - Pilgrim's Pride launches takeover bid for Hillshire - May 28th, 2014: "Pilgrim's Pride launches takeover bid for Hillshire" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - With low turnout, Egypt extends presidential voting a day - May 28th, 2014: "With low turnout, Egypt extends presidential voting a day" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 05/28/14]

2014 - NBC NEWS EXCLUSIVE WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS / INSIDE THE MIND OF EDWARD SNOWDEN - May 28th, 2014: "[...] Snowden defended his expertise in portions of the interview that aired at 6:30 p.m. ET on Nightly News. The extended, wide-ranging interview with Williams, his first with a U.S. television network, airs Wednesday [05/28/14] at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.  [... .]" [Based on: title for nbcnews.com article (NBC NEWS EXCLUSIVE WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS / INSIDE THE MIND OF EDWARD SNOWDEN / In a wide-ranging and revealing interview, Brian Williams talks with former NSA contractor Edward Snowden about the global impact and debate sparked by his revelations.) by By Erin McClam]

http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/edward-snowden-interview/exclusive-edward-snowden-tells-brian-williams-i-was-trained-spy-n115746

*Links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-xxzOwr7I4

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 29th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,633.18; Change: - 42.32 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,909.78; Change: - 2.13 (- 0.1 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Kerry chides Snowden - May 29th, 2014: "Kerry chides Snowden [05/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Chechen fighters join militants in Ukraine - May 29th, 2014: "Chechen fighters join militants in Ukraine" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Pradaxa lawsuits are settled for $650 million - May 29th, 2014: "Pradaxa lawsuits are settled for $650 million / Drug manufactured by German company has been cited in 4,000 bleeding injuries, about 500 deaths." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Google plans to introduce driverless vehicle next year - May 29th, 2014: "Google plans to introduce driverless vehicle next year" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Priest reports massacre at Central African Republic church - May 29th, 2014: "Priest reports massacre at Central African Republic church [05/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/29/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 30th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,698.74; Change: 65.56 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,920.03; Change: 10.25 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Egyptians divided on new leader - May 30th, 2014: "Egyptians divided on new leader / Even supporters are skeptical of retired general who succeeds ousted Morsi." [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - SunEdison files for TerraForm IPO - May 30th, 2014: "SunEdison files for TerraForm IPO" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Thailand's junta bans all anti-coup protests - May 30th, 2014: "Thailand's junta bans all anti-coup protests" [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Rebels down helicopter in Ukraine, killing 12 - May 30th, 2014: "Rebels down helicopter in Ukraine, killing 12 [05/29/14] / Insurgency poses 'classic problem' for nation." [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Jet searchers rule out area where 'pinds' were heard - May 30th, 2014: "Jet searchers rule out area where 'pinds' were heard" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Ford issues 4 recalls affecting 1.4 million vehicles - May 30th, 2014: "Ford issues 4 recalls affecting 1.4 million vehicles" [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. B4, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Surgery operator Amsurg to buy Sheridan for $2.35 billion - May 30th, 2014: "Surgery operator Amsurg to buy Sheridan for $2.35 billion / Cash-and-stock deal will boost earnings per share, give 'leadership position.' " [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. B5, S.L.P.D., 05/30/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.2 - 265km WSW of Tomatlan, Mexico (BETA) 2014-05-31 11:53:46 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000r9g2#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - May 31st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,717.17; Change: 18.43 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,923.57; Change: 3.54 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

2014 - Shinseki resigns - May 31st, 2014: "Shinseki resigns / Timing - Doesn't want to be a distraction / Not enough - Critics call for significant reform." [Based on: Title for FRONT PAGE article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

2014 - White House press secretary steps down - May 31st, 2014: "White House press secretary [Jay Carney] steps down [05/30/14] after 3 1/2 years" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

2014 - Feds: Arch Coal workers took nearly $2 million in kickbacks - May 31st, 2014: "U.S. citizen carried out suicide bombing [05/25/14] in Syria / State Department identifies bomber as Florida man." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

2014 - Deputy takes over Veterans Affairs, for now - May 31st, 2014: "Deputy takes over Veterans Affairs, for now / Former banker Gibson [Sloan D. Gibson], on the job since February, previously ran the USO." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

2014 - Feds: Arch Coal workers took nearly $2 million in kickbacks - May 31st, 2014: "Feds: Arch Coal workers took nearly $2 million in kickbacks / Creve Coeur company [St. Louis, Mo.] sought inquiry after suspecting misconduct." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 05/31/14]

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